On This Day

What Happened on August 12, 1975

Famous Birthdays

  • Anders Myrvold, Lorenskog Nor, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)

Person of interestCasey Affleck

Casey Affleck, American actor (Manchester by the Sea, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford), born in Falmouth, Massachusetts

  • Paul Gaudoin, Australian field hockey halfback (Olympics 1996)
  • Raegan Scott, WNBA forward/center (Utah Starzz)
  • Regan Upshaw, defensive end (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
1975 Highlights

About August 12, 1975

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo